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Duvalier, François, 1907-1971

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Personal name headingDuvalier, François, 1907-1971
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Variant(s)Papa Doc, 1907-1971
Duvalier, François, Pres. Haiti, 1907-1971
Abderrahman, 1907-1971
See alsoHaiti. President (1957-1971 : Duvalier)
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Associated countryHaiti
Birth date19070414
Death date19710421
Place of birthPort-au-Prince (Haiti)
Place of deathPort-au-Prince (Haiti)
Field of activityCivil service
Profession or occupationPresidents
Found inDenis, L. Problème des classes à travers l'histoire d'Haïti, 1948.
Gilot, R. François Duvalier, le mal-aimé, 2012: p. 9 (b. Apr. 14, 1907, Port-au-Prince) p. 11 (d. Apr. 21, 1971)
Wikipedia, Sept. 5, 2014 (François Duvalier (b. Apr. 14, 1907, Port-au-Prince, Haiti - Apr. 21, 1971, Port-au-Prince, Haiti ), also known as "Papa Doc," was the President of Haiti from 1957 until his death in 1971; his rule, based on a purged military, a rural militia known as the Tonton Macoute and the use of a personality cult and voodoo, resulted in the murder of an estimated 30,000 Haitians and the exile of many more)
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